Sarah Simpson

Sarah Simpson Column: Good deeds save the day

Is it fair to call it the dog days of summer? I…

Something for everyone at Lake Cowichan’s 75th anniversary party

By mid-August, Sunfest 2019 will have come and gone but that doesn’t…

Mesachie fire department humbled after community effort builds Truck 43

For the first time in its 70-year history the Mesachie Lake Volunteer…

Lake Cowichan slo-pitch tourney sure to be a hit

Batter up! Come one come all to the greatest game on grass…

Peninsula Co-op to match Cowichan Hospice House donations

The Co-op wants to match all donations up to $50,000 up until Aug. 30.

Cowichan Mountie, paramedics among 2019 Tour de Rock riders

Const. Lyons started showing a keen interest in taking part in the Tour de Rock almost immediately

The fabulous felines of Facebook

Aug. 8 has come and gone and with it, the official International…

Sarah Simpson Column: Ballpark fare ain’t got nothin’ on roasted wieners

Have I ever told you about my husband’s obsession with the food…

Women encounter masturbating male on Cowichan Bay walkway

Two women out for a walk alerted police July 30 after encountering…

Graffiti grief grips Duncan

A decade ago, the Duncan community dealt with a spate of graffiti…

Sarah Simpson column: Daddy Day yields clean lawnmower, unexpected guest

Hello again. I’m back this week with another column about my family;…

Community centre to welcome Cowichan Valley Youth Services as tenants

It’s been a project executive director Michelle Bell says she’s been working…

Cowichan dealership targeted by car part thieves

North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP are investigating the theft of multiple catalytic converters from…

Cowichan area food banks stocked up but donations always welcomed

The CMS Food Bank Society, which serves Cobble Hill, Mill Bay and…

Overnight crashes cause power outages around Maple Bay

A vehicle crash severed a power pole on Herd Road and left…

Raise your voice to raise profile on drug crisis, homelessness: local politicians

Politicians urge citizens write to higher governments for urgent support

Brushcutter sparks small fire in Cobble Hill

Cowichan Bay fire chief Colin Gaw and a crew of firefighters were…

Sarah Simpson Column: Horsing around comes easy to Cowichan Mountie

This one isn’t about my kids. I figured you likely need a…

Discarded cigarette butts in Cobble Hill raise fire fears

It was one of the hottest days the Cowichan Valley has seen this summer.